The aviation industry has finally been given something to cheer after both Delta Airlines and United Airlines posted smaller-than-expected quarterly losses. The two US aviation heavyweights cited lower fuel prices and schedule cuts helping them to fight off sharp falls in demand.Stockmarkets cheered the results with Delta rising 19 percent and United up by 13 percent, as investors saw this as the worst over for the aviation downturn.
United Airlines has announced that Keith Halbert has been named senior vice president andChief Information Officer.
United Airlines has revealed details of its new international United Business® experience that will provide customers with the optimal space to work, sleep or relax during long overseas flights.
United Airlines unveiled initial details about the previously announced $165 million upgrade to its international widebody fleet that includes a new luxurious United First Suite, which provides passengers with more privacy, personal space and comfort on overseas flights.
United launches new daily nonstop passenger and cargo service between Washington, D.C., and Tokyo Narita, Japan—its first-ever Asia-Pacific service from the nation’s capital.
United today announced it will launch a daily nonstop flight between Chicago O’Hare and Munich, beginning June 7, 2005. This new service is in addition to United’s existing daily Washington Dulles-Munich service. United’s new flight, open for sale today, complements the Chicago-Munich code-share flight currently operated by Star Alliance partner Lufthansa, giving customers an additional schedule option on the route and timed to provide convenient connections from both cities on United and Lufthansa.
PRNewswire-FirstCall CHICAGO Nov. 11 :United Airlines (BULLETIN BOARD: UALAQ) today announced the addition of several new benefits to its #1 rated* Mileage Plus program for 2004—including new opportunities to earn miles, upgrades, and elite status.
As part of the United-US Airways enhanced marketing relationship, United Mileage Plus members and US Airways Dividend Miles members can now enjoy the benefit of award redemption on either carrier.
CHICAGO, Jan. 7, 2003 - United and US Airways began the next phase of their marketing partnership with code-share flights available for travel beginning today.
Air Canada and United Airlines today introduced the airline industry`s first true inter-airline (interline) electronic ticketing service, making it possible for customers to use a single electronic ticket for travel on more than one airline. The service, available immediately, is the first electronic ticketing initiative that actually bridges two different airline computer reservations systems.
United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Northwest Airlines and Continental Airlines today announced their partnership in a new independently owned travel Web site. The new site, the first multi-airline travel portal, will provide customers with convenient online access to airline, hotel, car rental and other travel services in addition to Internet offers.
United Airlines announced today that its popular electronic ticket service is now available to 100% of the 259 destinations in the United and United Express worldwide network. Today’s launch of E-Ticket service to and from Brazil marks the completion of the deployment of United’s electronic ticketing product.